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Lancaster Assisted Living

There are 17 Assisted Living Facilities in Lancaster, PA.

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    Hope House

    Hope House is located in Lancaster at 1509 Crescent Avenue and classified as a small Assisted Living facility. Hope House provides Assisted Livin...

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    Magnolias Of Lancaster

    Magnolias Of Lancaster is located in Lancaster at 1870 Rohrestown Road and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Magnolias Of Lancaster...

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    Mennonite Home Susq 3 4 Fl Juniata 4 Fl Conestoga Ground

    Mennonite Home Susq 3 4 Fl Juniata 4 Fl Conestoga Ground is located in Lancaster at 1520 Harrisburg Pike and classified as a large Assisted Livin...

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    Red Rose Manor

    Red Rose Manor is located in Lancaster at 38 Cottage Avenue and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Red Rose Manor provides Assisted ...

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    Acadia Bentley Ridge II

    Acadia Bentley Ridge Ii is located in Lancaster at 306 & 312 Bentley Ridge Blvd and classified as a small Assisted Living facility. Acadia Bentle...

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    Acadia Bentley Ridge III

    Acadia Bentley Ridge Iii is located in Lancaster at 1104 & 1114 Bentley Ridge Blvd and classified as a small Assisted Living facility. Acadia Ben...

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    Acadia II

    Acadia Ii is located in Lancaster at 649 653 Patriot Drive and classified as a small Assisted Living facility. Acadia Ii provides Assisted Living...

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    Acadia III

    Acadia Iii is located in Lancaster at 1614 Bentley Ridge Road and classified as a small Assisted Living facility. Acadia Iii provides Assisted Li...

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    Brethren Village

    Brethren Village is located in Lancaster at P O Box 5093 3001 Lititz Pike and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Brethren Village pr...

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    Calvary Fellowship Homes

    Calvary Fellowship Homes is located in Lancaster at 502 Elizabeth Drive and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Calvary Fellowship Ho...

Assisted Living Facilities in Lancaster, PA



17 Assisted Living facilities are located in the city of Lancaster, Pennsylvania or nearby and can accommodate the needs of your Loved One. In Lancaster, depending on its residents’ care needs, these Senior Living facilities provide daily nutritional meals, bathing, grooming, dressing, medication management and more.

Also, these 17 facilities in Lancaster can provide Seniors with family dining rooms, activity rooms, wellness programs, beauty salons, furnished rooms, outings, religious activities and more.


When Do Seniors in Lancaster Need Assistance?

Seniors in Lancaster will typically need this type of long term care when it is unsafe to live by themselves at home or they need assistance with their ADLs (Activities of Daily Living). Residents in these types of Pennsylvania senior living facilities in can either be independent, need assisted living, and can be diagnosed with Dementia or Alzheimer’s Disease.


Types of Facilities in Lancaster

The size of an Assisted Living facility in Lancaster can vary from a small, residential board and care home to a large “resort-style” community.


A. Small Care Home Facilities

Description and Size

Board and Care Homes located in Lancaster are regular residential homes in the neighborhood that have been converted to care for 6 to 10 senior residents. These care homes are licensed by Pennsylvania’s State Licensing Division and permitted by the City of Lancaster.

Types of Residents

Residents in these Lancaster care homes prefer a “home-like” intimate setting that they are used to at home. While there are many small residential care homes that provide activities, pet and music therapy, fitness programs and more, these residents prefer to be with a smaller group of seniors.

Caregiver to Resident Ratio

With the smaller facility size and lower number of residents, the Caregiver-to-Resident Ratio in a Lancaster Board and Care is 1 Caregiver for every 2 to 3 residents.


B. Large Communities

Description and Size

Large Assisted Living Communities in Lancaster will look like a large resort or hotel with 50 to 200 residents. These care facilities will usually be located in commercial areas and are also regulated by Pennsylvania’s State Licensing Department. These large senior living facilities can also have a secure Memory Wing that can keep residents suffering from Alzheimer’s safe from wandering.

Some nationally recognized  Communities that may be in Lancaster or nearby are familiar names like Sunrise Senior Living, Brookdale Senior Living, Emeritus Senior Living, Atria Senior Living, Belmont Village, Senior Lifestyle, Holiday Retirement, and Five Star Senior Living to name a few.

Types of Residents

Seniors living in a Lancaster these Communities will typically prefer a large community due to the daily schedule of activities, higher levels of socialization with other residents, chef prepared meals, music and pet therapy, music and art classes, fitness classes and regular outings.

Caregiver to Resident Ratio

Due to the large size of the facility and higher number of residents, the typical Caregiver-to-Resident Ratio in Lancaster can range from 1 Caregiver for every 6 to 12 Residents.


Costs in Lancaster

The average cost of Assisted Living in Lancaster is $ 3175 per month (source: Genworth Financial). Whether your loved one prefers a small residential care home or a large community, the lowest cost care and rent starts at is $ 1000 and can go as high as $ 7800 depending on the level of care needs. To find out what factors play a part of the monthly cost, Click Here.


Paying for Care in Lancaster

Paying for Assisted Living in Lancaster can be done through a variety of ways. Most residents and families pay for care out of pocket or also called “Private Pay.” Other methods of paying for this type of Senior Living is through Long Term Care Insurance, Veteran’s Aid and family members. Unfortunately, Medicare or Medicaid does not cover the costs of care and rent in Lancaster. For more details and options on how you can pay for care, Click Here.


Pennsylvania Licensing

The 17  Facilities in Lancaster are licensed, inspected and regulated by Pennsylvania’s Office of Long-Term Living, Bureau of Provider Support, Division of Licensing. Their responsibilities are to have the administrators currently licensed, inspect the senior housing facility before it opens, ensure the facility is operating up to standards and the residents are receiving good care.


We encourage you to browse through our Facility Listings in Lancaster to help you narrow down your options and save time. For more free information regarding Senior Living options and pricing in Lancaster, please contact 877.523.6523 and a Care Advisor will be more than happy to help you.


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